Books For Africa

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BFA founder Tom Warth greets a student in Nigeria.

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A female student in Djibouti watched as US Marines installed a new library in her school.

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A group of boys in Ethiopia enjoy a new book together.

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A group of female students pose in front of their school map in The Gambia.

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Students in rural Uganda are simply glowing with the joy that books can bring.

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Volunteers sort and pack books in our St. Paul and Atlanta warehouses to be sent to schools and libraries in Africa.

Books For Africa collects, sorts & ships books to students across Africa. The goal: increase literacy by ending the book famine in Africa.

Books For Africa is an organization with a simple name and a simple mission: to end the book famine in Africa. Having shipped more than 29 million books to 49 African countries, we are the world's largest shipper of donated text and library books to the continent. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, since 1988, we have been operating locally and thinking globally for 25 years now.


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Organization Information

Books For Africa
253 E. 4th St., Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55101

Phone
(651) 602-9844

Web
http://www.booksforafrica.org

Email
bfa@booksforafrica.org

Mission
Books For Africa collects, sorts & ships books to students across Africa. The goal: increase literacy by ending the book famine in Africa.

EIN 411627391

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